Dishonored wins Best Game BAFTA at 2013 video game awards

  • Dishonored was named Best Game at the 2013 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) video games awards on Tuesday.

    The first-person action game is set in a historic city cursed by a plague and sees the player use special powers and swordplay to fight enemies.

    Playstation title, Journey, won five awards: Online Multiplayer, Artistic Achievement, Game Design, Original Music and Audio Achievement.

    It was created by Thatgamecompany and involves traveling across a desert and communicating with other players through musical chirps.

    The Walking Dead, a spin-off from the zombie-themed TV series, won two prizes: Story and Mobile & Handheld.

    The Unfinished Swan won the awards for Debut Game and Innovation. The game sees gamers explore an unfinished world where details are revealed by splattering ink from a magic paintbrush.